Painter, Photographer, Sculptor
Active in Washington, D.C.
Size: Transcript: 82 pages
Format: Originally recorded on 4 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 43 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of William Christenberry conducted 2010 March 3 and 31, by Merry Foresta, for the Archives of American Art's Oral History Interviews of American Photographers Project, at Christenberry's studio, in Washington, D.C.
Biographical/Historical Note: William Christenberry (1936- ) is a photographer, painter, and sculptor in Washington, D.C. Merry Foresta is a curator in Washington, D.C.
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Brown Foundation.